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A loan of $500 helped purchase carrots, squash, celery, lettuce, tomatoes, etc.


Elda's story

Sra. Elda belongs to the communal bank group "Azangarinas Valientes" which is located in the Azangaro district of Azangaro Province, Department of Puno. She is 42 years old, in a common law marriage, the mother of 5 children, and lives in the neighborhood of Vilcapaza Jr. Caminaca. She did not finish school beyond 1st grade.


She has with Manuela Ramos on 4 previous loan cycles. Her initial loan of 500 soles was used to buy vegetables.


Sra. Elda is now requesting a loan of 1500 soles to purchase carrots, squash, celery, lettuce, tomatoes and other vegetables to sell at her business.


She hopes to provide the best for her business. She also enjoys the savings.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


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